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by piller
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bug out lamps
Replies: 9
Views: 165

Re: Bug out lamps

It has been sitting around for a long time. I have thought about making a glass wind screen for the flame. It would need to be small and easily replaced. It was just a spur of the moment idea for something that would produce a small and controlled flame for a possible electric outage. Probably needs...
by piller
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bug out lamps
Replies: 9
Views: 165

Re: Bug out lamps

With a citronella candle, or citronella fuel in the smaller one, they could truly be bug out lamps. For the smaller one, could you bring the wick through the lid using some parts for gas fittings, and use some type of metal cap for a lid? This wick is using olive oil in an altoids box. Just a couple...
by piller
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: An Old Charlie Daniels Letter I'd not seen...
Replies: 1
Views: 39

Re: An Old Charlie Daniels Letter I'd not seen...

From what I know of Charlie Daniels, that could very well be true. Mr. Daniels is a patriot and he thinks. His music is nowhere near all there is to him.
by piller
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Young'uns can't do math....
Replies: 3
Views: 40

Re: Young'uns can't do math....

They think Harry Potter is real, and that a word and a flick of a wooden stick somehow bypasses the laws of physics.
by piller
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: S&W 686 SSR "Pro Series" - Upgrades
Replies: 1
Views: 47

Re: S&W 686 SSR "Pro Series" - Upgrades

Looks nice.
by piller
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Staying Inside
Replies: 3
Views: 69

Re: Staying Inside

by piller
Thu Apr 02, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Songs that stir the Emotions
Replies: 3
Views: 95

Re: Songs that stir the Emotions

Pinkard and Bowden were crazy.
by piller
Thu Apr 02, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The 'inclusive' and 'compassionate' and 'progressive'....
Replies: 2
Views: 55

Re: The 'inclusive' and 'compassionate' and 'progressive'....

I hope she is forgotten quickly. Her attitude is not needed in any hospital.
by piller
Thu Apr 02, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3376
Views: 46404

Re: The Gun Room

Old Savage wrote:
Thu Apr 02, 2020 11:41 am
45 Colt, 44 Spl, 45 ACP all pretty much the same, big bullet with moderate velocity.
Yes, all very similar, and all rather accurate. Fun to shoot.
by piller
Wed Apr 01, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Goat hunting opportunity
Replies: 12
Views: 225

Re: Goat hunting opportunity

I didn't know he swung that way. :lol: I guess the Prince of Wales still has a few surprises for us.
by piller
Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Aliens!
Replies: 15
Views: 315

Re: Aliens!

Lots of opinions. Proof would be nice.
by piller
Wed Apr 01, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Husbands & Wives
Replies: 7
Views: 251

Re: Husbands & Wives

:lol:
by piller
Wed Apr 01, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One More For The Stable; 1895 Winchester 38-72
Replies: 16
Views: 297

Re: One More For The Stable; 1895 Winchester 38-72

Still trying to find one that I want.
by piller
Wed Apr 01, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Goat hunting opportunity
Replies: 12
Views: 225

Re: Goat hunting opportunity

Send a few hispanics over there. Cabron is a traditional dish for some of the hispanics.
by piller
Wed Apr 01, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Get yourself a hobby ...
Replies: 4
Views: 126

Re: Get yourself a hobby ...

Wow!
by piller
Wed Apr 01, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just a sittin here and browsing for my next gun. need advice
Replies: 16
Views: 243

Re: Just a sittin here and browsing for my next gun. need advice

Another vote for the Ruger Mark semi-auto pistol.
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3376
Views: 46404

Re: The Gun Room

Lots of ammunition being bought. Funny, but I went a couple of days ago and got more .357 Mag. A lot of that left, but 9mm was gone. My wife and son are both pretty good with a .357. Things are looking weird, but still pretty quiet around me.
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Getting Dressed in the Morning
Replies: 5
Views: 264

Re: Getting Dressed in the Morning

Looks like Texas.
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Even 'bad people' are helping with CV-19
Replies: 1
Views: 72

Re: Even 'bad people' are helping with CV-19

Bad is good and good is bad.
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Three generations ago kids this age fought WW2...
Replies: 3
Views: 87

Re: Three generations ago kids this age fought WW2...

My Great Grandfather fought in the Civil War. My Uncles fought in WWII, but point taken. Some kids of today cannot handle words. How could they expect to handle having to lay their lives on the line for the common good?
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need a chuckle or two? Might as well laugh as cry ...
Replies: 10
Views: 264

Re: Need a chuckle or two? Might as well laugh as cry ...

No sports games to go watch. The rest might be of interest.
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Took a little trip
Replies: 10
Views: 199

Re: Took a little trip

Vehicles used to have style. Not so much now.
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Thankfully some Public Officials are showing LEADERSHIP...
Replies: 1
Views: 53

Re: Thankfully some Public Officials are showing LEADERSHIP...

They sound as smart as a brain damaged potato!
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Still working on the grandkids Playground
Replies: 3
Views: 77

Re: Still working on the grandkids Playground

I had a tree. I had to learn how to grip the bark and climb that way. I can't climb like that anymore.
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Not sure about the 'why' for laws like these
Replies: 1
Views: 46

Re: Not sure about the 'why' for laws like these

They rationalize them by believing that they have some sort of birthright to lord it over others.
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What About That Stimulus Check?
Replies: 11
Views: 216

Re: What About That Stimulus Check?

That sounds good. Problem is that all the panic buyers have bought them. I think I will buy some ammunition on line. If I get non-FMJ 5.56 I can use it the range when all of this is over.
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Gun Room
Replies: 3376
Views: 46404

Re: The Gun Room

It is getting a little crazy around here, but not that bad. Part of it is that most of the middle aged women in Texas have a firearm in their purse. Don't push them. They don't back up worth a darn around here.
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: We Are Fighting TWO Pandemics..............
Replies: 6
Views: 279

Re: We Are Fighting TWO Pandemics..............

The other night, some news jerk made a snarky comment about some report out of the CDC being a translation from North Korean. It was meant to downgrade a comment that was positive about President Trump.
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Aliens!
Replies: 15
Views: 315

Re: Aliens!

Probably more things than any of us actually know about are military experimental craft. As far as other things, well, I know what I see. I have never seen a U.F.O. I have seen what I believe is a ghost. If bigfoot is real, then he is the world champion at hide and seek. I will try to keep an open m...
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Japanese Fuigo Box Forge Blower
Replies: 20
Views: 242

Re: The Japanese Fuigo Box Forge Blower

A forge and some knowledge were put to good use during WWII. My Grandfather was a Blacksmith, and he repaired a lot of stuff during the war. Farmers couldn't just go buy parts. If it broke, it had to be fixed. My Dad remembers helping his Dad fix and repair plows and things back then. Not everyone m...
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 6:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy 13th Birthday, Leverguns Community!
Replies: 17
Views: 158

Re: Happy 13th Birthday, Leverguns Community!

This was the first place I became a member of. Still like it here.
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 6:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 10 days in, 2 weeks to go - at least
Replies: 6
Views: 161

Re: 10 days in, 2 weeks to go - at least

By the way, it was hydrocodone with acetaminophen. Norco. That they wanted.
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 6:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 10 days in, 2 weeks to go - at least
Replies: 6
Views: 161

Re: 10 days in, 2 weeks to go - at least

When the Doctor's Office and the Pharmacy work together, it seems as if the insurance companies work to undermine them. I took a call last week from an insurance company. Someone wanted their " hypercordrone two weeks early because they wouldn't be able to get out in two weeks. The insurance approve...
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 6:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 10 days in, 2 weeks to go - at least
Replies: 6
Views: 161

Re: 10 days in, 2 weeks to go - at least

AJMD429, it sounds as if you have real patients. I hear people complain every day about not wanting to get lab tests done. They think that their condition will never ever change, and that they should get their medicine without any question forever. Oh Boy! We get cursed out when we pass the word alo...
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 6:10 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: would you sell Dr. Ai Fen life insurance...?
Replies: 1
Views: 70

Re: would you sell Dr. Ai Fen life insurance...?

I would be surprised if she is still alive. My guess: Soylent Green!
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Shotgun
Replies: 13
Views: 373

Re: New Shotgun

Looks fun. Hope things don't get bad enough that it becomes a necessity.
by piller
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 10 days in, 2 weeks to go - at least
Replies: 6
Views: 161

Re: 10 days in, 2 weeks to go - at least

Paul, you are still in my prayers. For me, this is all pretty much business as usual.
by piller
Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sterilization of Coronavirus
Replies: 12
Views: 508

Re: Sterilization of Coronavirus

Stroh Rum from Austria is 160 proof.
by piller
Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Busch Beer to give 3 months supply of beer if you adopt a dog
Replies: 13
Views: 411

Re: Busch Beer to give 3 months supply of beer if you adopt a dog

Christmas Morning we got up and found that our Irish Terrier had eaten 2 rum cakes. She got sick. Her hangover was bad. She was crying.
by piller
Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Done with the corona virus stuff.
Replies: 8
Views: 449

Re: Done with the corona virus stuff.

Old Savage wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 3:55 pm
Piller, you earthlings are so easy to keep turned around.
Like I said, entertaining.
by piller
Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Busch Beer to give 3 months supply of beer if you adopt a dog
Replies: 13
Views: 411

Re: Busch Beer to give 3 months supply of beer if you adopt a dog

I am not a beer drinker. If I didn't have 4 dogs already, I might adopt and donate the beer, too.
by piller
Sun Mar 29, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: What's Essential In Washington State
Replies: 3
Views: 263

Re: What's Essential In Washington State

Bill, how could you keep such an even tone with all that sarcasm dripping out? :lol:

When fishing from a bank, we naturally practice social distancing. That Governor is a total jerk.
by piller
Sun Mar 29, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Reading Material (on 'gun control') when cooped-up
Replies: 2
Views: 274

Re: Reading Material (on 'gun control') when cooped-up

Hey, I liked your reply on there. He does make a lot of sense. Stay safe and healthy Doc.
by piller
Sun Mar 29, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sterilization of Coronavirus
Replies: 12
Views: 508

Re: Sterilization of Coronavirus

Global warming will make Texas free of Corona Virus by August! :o :lol:
by piller
Sun Mar 29, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Integrally Suppressed Enfield 45 ACP
Replies: 6
Views: 362

Re: Integrally Suppressed Enfield 45 ACP

.45 Colt or .45 ACP either one would probably be good for suppressed use. I wonder about a trapper length .45 Colt with an integral suppressor. It would be short and handy. Too bad that the laws still promote deafness.